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Robert Cormier (New Casebooks) free pdf This compelling New Casebook is the first essay collection devoted to the work of groundbreaking American author Robert Cormier. Written by a team of international children's literature experts, the volume offers a variety of critical and theoretical approaches to the range of Cormier's controversial young adult novels. The newly-commissioned essays explore the author's earlier best-known writings for teenagers as well as his later less critically examined texts, focussing on key issues such as adolescence, identity, bullying and child corruption. Recognizing Cormier's achievement, this long-overdue critical resource is essential reading for anyone with an interest in his influential work and lasting impact on young adult fiction.

About Dr. Adrienne Gavin

ADRIENNE E. GAVIN is Professor of English Literature at Canterbury Christ Church University, UK. She is the co-editor of Mystery in Children's Literature (2001) and Childhood in Edwardian Fiction (2009), both of which are published by Palgrave Macmillan.

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Author : Dr. Adrienne Gavin
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 01 November 2012
ISBN : 0230313329
EAN : 9780230313323
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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